Gamasutra is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
August 19, 2019
arrowPress Releases

If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:

 MechAssault  creators reveal free-to-play  Reign of Thunder

MechAssault creators reveal free-to-play Reign of Thunder

February 20, 2012 | By Kris Graft

Newsbrief: Independent game developer Day 1 Studios on Monday announced Reign of Thunder, a free-to-play multiplayer mech combat title.

Day 1 is the studio behind BattleTech-licensed MechAssault, an early hit on the original Xbox Live released in 2002. A follow up, MechAssault 2: Lone Wolf, released in 2004.

The game will be action-heavy, with a focus on mech customization including choice of weapons, gadgets and shields. Reign of Thunder will also have clan support.

Day 1 creative director and executive producer, TJ "PAINGOD" Wagner promised a combination of "customization and RPG elements of the early MechWarrior PC and board games with the fast paced arcade action of the MechAssault series."

Related Jobs

HB Studios
HB Studios — Lunenburg/Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Experienced Software Engineer
iGotcha Studios
iGotcha Studios — Stockholm, Sweden

Technical Artist
Deep Silver Volition
Deep Silver Volition — Champaign, Illinois, United States

Senior Engine Programmer
Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States

Lead Character TD

Loading Comments

loader image